How well is Minnesota’s environmental review program working?
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has been trying for years to figure out how to get taconite mines to reduce the sulfate in their effluent because it damages wild rice. The current effort involves something called Site Specific Standards, and it looks likely that it will have no more success than previous attempts.
The mysteries of ice formation and melting are revealed.
Taking steps to put the St. Louis River on a mercury diet.
Recent research on some of Minnesota’s native fishes pinpoints astonishing longevity and an important role in ecosystems.
Members of the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa share their generations-old farming practices.
Recent studies show how protected waters of Midwest National Parks are affected by global forces.
Many factors play into the risk of wildfires; an outlook for this season, and why Duluth is uniquely vulnerable.
Scientists have learned a lot about aquatic invasive species, and experts now say the appearance of an exotic species in a body of water doesn’t necessarily mean the end of life as we know it.